Chichester Welfare Department is now
taking requests for Thanksgiving baskets. The cut-off date will be
November 18, 2015.
Call Donna @ 798-3278 anytime of day, and
leave a message, name, address, and telephone number and the number
of folks in the household. If you know of any elderly folks that
could use a little help, please call me and we will work something
out to assist them.
The Chichester Police Association has
begun taking applications for “Secret Santa” requests. The final
deadline will be December 18, 2015, no exceptions. You MUST stop by
the police Department and fill out an application for assistance.
We welcome any monetary donations made out
to the “Secret Santa Fund”. Anyone that would like to shop or help
wrap may call the office at 798-4911 and we will find you a job.
Out Of Your
Attic Thrift Shop News
Submitted By Carol
The Attic Thrift Shop is a collection center for the annual Socks
for Seniors program. It is a Holiday sock drive for NEW socks
for seniors, sponsored by the Chichester Grange 132. Socks
with funny patterns are welcome, as well as basic socks. They
will be distributed before Christmas to several senior centers and
care facilities. There is a collection box on the checkout
Thanksgiving is almost here. We will be closed that Thursday.
The 1/2 price day will be on Saturday, the 28th of November.
If you know of a family in need of assistance for Christmas, let us
We are on Rte. 28, 5 miles north of the Epsom Circle, Chichester.
Mon. 8-12; Tues. & Thurs. 8-4; Wed. 11-4 & Sat. 10-4.
Town Library News
Preschool Story and Craft Hour will be
meeting tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.
This Friday’s “Star Wars” movie is “Revenge of the Sith,” at 6 p.m.
at the Chichester Central School, 219 Main Street.
Participants will be doing some cooking along with enjoying the
movie. Also, because of the Library closure for Thanksgiving
and the following Friday, the next movie will be on Tuesday,
November 24th. “A New Hope” will be accompanied by a Lego
activity. All fans are welcome, but children under the
age of six must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. If
there are questions, or if any adults would like to volunteer to
help, please contact Kate Dockham at
[email protected] or Lisa
Prizio at the Library at 798-5613 or
The last Used Book Sale will be this Saturday, November 21st, from 8
a.m.-1 p.m. As might be expected, this sale will have a
holiday theme. It’s a great way to provide some gifts on a
There will also be a Featured Artists’
Reception on November 21st, from 10-noon, for the members of the
Chichester Photography Group who have had their works on display
The Chichester Photo Group meets on
Monday, November 23rd at 7 p.m.
The Down Cellar Writers’ Group will also
be meeting on November 23rd at 7 p.m.
The Library will be closed on from Thursday through Saturday,
November 26th through 28th, for Thanksgiving. We wish everyone
a delightful and safe holiday!
Watch for the presence of winter-themed coloring books at the
Library, along with crayons and colored pencils. December 1-19
will feature a holiday coloring program for young people up to 12
years of age. The results of their efforts will be hung around
the Library to help decorate for the season, and a candy cane will
be provided to each participant.
Don’t forget the presentation by the
Pontine Theatre of “A New England Christmas” on Saturday, December
5th, at the Grange at 1 p.m.